Nigeria international, Ikechukwu Uche, has responded to claims made by the Super Eagles coach, Stephen Keshi, on Wednesday suggesting that he wants to be begged and treated specially before playing for Nigeria.
The new Three Lions captain scored the winning goal from the penalty spot in his country's first outing since the World Cup but struggled to involve himself in open play Roy Hodgson defended Wayne Rooney but admitted that the England captain could play better after Wednesday's 1-0 victory over Norway.
National Sports Commission, NSC, says it wishes to put the record straight on the reason for the arrest of former president of the Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, Alhaji Aminu Maigari last Tuesday in Abuja by men of the Directorate of State Security Services, DSS.
Everton’s new signing Samuel Eto’o has thanked Jose Mourinho for helping him to be accepted in the Premier League during his spell last season at Chelsea, against whom he now hopes to make his debut on Saturday.
Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal has urged fans to be patient with his side after their humiliating 4-0 defeat at MK Dons in the Capital One Cup second round. After a promising pre-season, the wheels appear to be coming off United's campaign already, having picked up just one point in the Premier League, coupled with this cup capitulation against the League One side.